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Las Vegas Car Accident Lawyers at Bernstein & Poisson Settle Personal Injury Lawsuit
The Las Vegas car accident attorneys at Bernstein & Poisson represent clients who have been wrongfully injured and families of people who have been wrongfully killed in all types of crashes including car accidents, trucking accidents, bicycle accidents and pedestrian accidents MarketWire

Echo Global Logistics Announces First Quarter 2013 Results
Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO), a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services, reported today financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2013. MarketWire

SBCO DBA Select Business and Corporation Opportunities Inc. Announces Intention to Use Social Media for Investor Updates
The Small Business Company (PINKSHEETS: SBCO) -- DBA -- Select Business and Corporation Opportunities Inc., a Business Development Company, will start using Social Media to update investors, in addition to Wire Press Releases and 8-Ks. Twitter will be used by the company on a limited basis under SBCOINC MarketWire

Annual General Meeting in ASSA ABLOY AB
Election of the Board of Directors MarketWire

Metso strengthens global service network by opening center next to Suzano's new mega pulp mill in Brazil
Metso Corporation's press release on April 25, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. localtime Metso will expand its global service network by opening a new servicecenter toserve Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A.'s 1.5-million-tonne greenfield pulp millinMaranhão, northeastern Brazil MarketWire

Board of Director Changes
Golar LNG Partners LP (NASDAQ: GMLP) ("Golar Partners") announced today that Georgina Sousa has resigned her position as Director of the company.Miss Kathrine Fredriksen has been appointed to replace Mrs Sousa as a Director of Golar Partners. GlobeNewswire

SDRL - Seadrill announces new members of the Board
Seadrill Limited ("Seadrill" or the"Company") announced today that Bert Bekker and Paul Leand Jr. have beenappointed to its board of directors to fill vacancies that exist on theBoard. MarketWire

Norsk Hydro: Sale of shares to employees
Norsk Hydro ASA`s employees have purchasedshares under a general arrangementoffered to the employees of Norsk Hydro ASA each year. MarketWire

Active Biotech and Ipsen update the analysis plan for the 10TASQ10 trial evaluating tasquinimod in the treatment of prostate cancer

Readdle Launches PDF Expert Enterprise, a Document Management System for the Mobile Era
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - April 25, 2013) - Readdle launches PDF Expert Enterprise, SaaS that helps any organization set up a paperless workflow on mobile devices. It allows companies to completely replace paper documents with iPads for a wide range of tasks from board meetings to form filling and sales in the field. MarketWire

The Methodist Center for Sports Medicine Open House With the Houston Dynamo, Draws a Crowd
HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - April 25, 2013) -  Houston Dynamo fans gathered on the Methodist Willowbrook Hospital campus to meet the players and the Methodist Sports Health team at an open house event recently for the new Methodist Center for Sports Medicine and its Human Performance Lab. MarketWire

Prospect Capital Schedules Third Fiscal Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect" or "Company") announced today that it expects to file with the Securities and Exchange Commission its report on Form 10-Q containing its third fiscal quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2013 on Monday, May 6, 2013 after the close of the markets MarketWire

Media Advisory | Tesla Motors Announcement
Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) will hold a conference call on April 26, 2013 at 10:30 AM Pacific Time (1:30 PM Eastern Time) for members of the media, to make an announcement about Tesla Service. Following remarks from Elon Musk, Tesla Motors co-founder and CEO, media is invited to participate in a question and answer session. MarketWire

23rd Annual Summer Concert Series at Rodney Strong Vineyards
The 23rd annual concert series at Rodney Strong Vineyards builds upon its stellar reputation of legendary musicians, a beautiful concert setting and award-winning wines. For 2013, the concert series includes Rodney Strong first-timers Dwight Yoakam and B.B. King along with season opener Michael McDonald and other top names in contemporary jazz. For all the details, visit www.rodneystrong MarketWire

VSS Monitoring Announces Asia PAC Region Sales Expansion
VSS Monitoring, a leader in network packet brokers (NPBs), today announced that it has selected TOYO Corporation of Japan, as its newest channel partner to address the critical networking issues that enterprises and mobile operators are facing in light of increasing network performance and security threats MarketWire

Business Hotel in Kochi Initiates Environmental Awareness Month
The commitment to going green means more than just recycling, and the team at the Courtyard Kochi Airport has banded together to raise awareness and learn practices to ensure a more eco-friendly lifestyle not only at the hotel in Cochin, but in their lives outside of work, too. MarketWire

Alberta Star Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid
Alberta Star Development Corp. (TSX VENTURE: ASX)(OTCBB: ASXSF)(FRANKFURT: QLD) (the "Company"), announces today its intention to make a normal course issuer bid (the "Bid") to purchase for cancellation, from time to time, as it considers advisable, up to 1,800,000 of its issued and outstanding common shares, being approximately 8 MarketWire

Judicial Watch Uncovers USDA Records Sponsoring U.S. Food Stamp Program for Illegal Aliens
Judicial Watch today released documents detailing how the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is working with the Mexican government to promote participation by illegal aliens in the U.S. food stamp program. MarketWire

Capital Banking Solutions Bundles Its Banking Software With IBM Middleware to Offer Clients Robust Capabilities
Capital Banking Solutions, an IBM Business Partner and provider of ready-to-use banking solutions for retail, corporate and private banks, as well as financial institutions, today announced an Application Specific License (ASL) partnership with IBM. MarketWire

GumGum Elevates Phil Schraeder to Chief Operating Officer
GumGum (, the premium in-image advertising platform for publishers and brands, today announced the promotion of Phil Schraeder from VP of Finance to Chief Operating Officer (COO). MarketWire

The Taft Foundation Donates $1 Million to Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Foundation in Support of the Conine Clubhouse
The Taft Foundation recently made a $1 million donation to Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Foundation in support of the Conine Clubhouse. The generous gift will be used to assist with the Clubhouse's capital and ongoing operational needs, ensuring it will remain a "free" place to stay for families in their greatest time of need. MarketWire

Plan Your Dream Wedding at JW Marriott Mumbai Luxury Hotel
Wedding planning can be tedious and stressful, but JW Marriott's event organisers in Mumbai help smooth the process. The 5 star hotel in Bombay returned with its popular wedding fair Shehnaai 2013 featuring the most luxurious and personalized services to make your dream wedding come true MarketWire

Resource Ventures, Inc. and Next Space Solutions LLC Exercise Development Option With SV Renewables LLC.
Resource Ventures, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: REVI) President Bob Thompson announces that Next Space Solutions LLC ("NSS"), REVI's Joint Venture partner, has exercised its development option with SV Renewables LLC., of Houston, Texas. The option is defined in the recently announced Term Sheet signed by REVI, NSS and REVI's wholly-owned subsidiary, Global Energy Management Ltd. ("GEM"). MarketWire

Teche Holding Company Presents at Tulane University's 17th Annual BURKENROAD REPORTS Investment Conference
(NYSE MKT: TSH) -- Patrick Little, President and CEO of Teche Holding Company, holding company for Teche Federal Bank, announced that Teche will present at the 17th Annual BURKENROAD REPORTS Investment Conference hosted by Tulane University's A. B MarketWire

CFC Issues $400 Million of Subordinated Notes
The National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC) (NYSE: NRU.CL) (NYSE: NRC.CL) has closed on an underwritten public offering of $400 million of 4.75-percent Fixed-to-Floating Rate Subordinated Deferrable Interest Notes, due 2043. The hybrid offering's coupon is a record low for CFC, as well as one of the lowest for a U.S. hybrid in at least 10 years. MarketWire

Magazines Canada Releases White Paper on Canadian Subscribers
In partnership with Consumer Intelligence Group, Magazines Canada has released a report to its members that provides a detailed profile analysis of Canadian magazine subscribers. MarketWire

UPDATE: Rethink Robotics Launches New Generation of Humanoid Robots for Research, Teaching and Custom Application Development
Rethink Robotics today announced the launch of the Baxter Research Robot, a humanoid robot with two arms powered by a revolutionary new Software Development Kit (SDK) that will allow researchers to create a wide array of custom applications for robots MarketWire's Fast-Growing Business Payments Network Is Converting More Than 40 Percent of Customer Payments to ACH, the leader in integrated bill payment, invoicing and cash flow management solutions for businesses, today announced that it is converting more than 40 percent of customer payments from check to ACH, meaning is the only company making ACH -- commonly known as ePayments -- adoption a reality for small to medium sized businesses (SMBs). Bill MarketWire

Airspace Lounge(TM) Now Serving All Airline Passengers at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
All airline passengers flying in and out of Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) now have access to a new-generation airport lounge where they can work, eat and simply relax before their scheduled flights. MarketWire

Buffets, Inc. Delivers Strongest Sales Results in Seven Years
Buffets, Inc., parent company of Old Country Buffet®, Hometown® Buffet, Country Buffet®, Ryan's®, and Fire Mountain® restaurants, which are popular for their family dining experience, reported sales up 1.7% for the quarter ending April 3, 2013**, the best year-over-year quarterly comparable sales performance in seven years MarketWire

Wayside Technology Group, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2013 Results and Declares Quarterly Dividend
Wayside Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTG) MarketWire

ForceField Energy Signs a Letter of Intent to Acquire a 60% Controlling Interest in 1-800 NY Bulbs Ltd.
ForceField Energy Inc MarketWire

Sheckler Foundation's SKATE FOR A CAUSE Will Kick Off With GoPro Legends Bowl Contest
Christian Hosoi, Steve Olson and Jay Adams are among the iconic skateboarders that will be competing in the GoPro Legends Bowl Contest during the Sheckler Foundation's SKATE FOR A CAUSE event on May 4 at the etnies Skatepark of Lake Forest. Kicking off at noon, the GoPro Legends Bowl Contest is the first event at SKATE FOR A CAUSE. MarketWire

LiveWire Ergogenics, Inc. Expands Southeast Distribution With Team 3R Distributing
LiveWire Ergogenics, Inc. (OTCQB: LVVV) CEO Bill Hodson announced today that distribution of LiveWire Energy™ chews has been expanded into the Southeast USA with specialty distributor Team 3R Distributing of Jacksonville, Florida. An initial order of LiveWire Energy™ chews sufficient to secure over 250 locations has been shipped to Team 3R. MarketWire

Passport Premiere Spots International Business Class Fare Corrections
Passport Premiere has detected widespread business class fare sales in response to weak demand for elevated fares on several routes. American Airlines, Air France, LATAM, Malaysia Airlines and Swiss all initiated fare corrections of up to 65% for both near and future dated departures MarketWire

Koss Q3 Net Income Falls on Flat Sales
Koss Corporation (NASDAQ: KOSS), the U.S. based high-fidelity headphone company, has announced results for its third quarter ended March 31, 2013. MarketWire

CalAmp Reports Fiscal 2013 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, today reported results for its fourth quarter and full year ended February 28, 2013. Highlights for the quarter and fiscal year include: MarketWire

H&R Block Reports Tax Return Volume Through April 18; To Announce Fiscal 2013 Results on June 12
H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) MarketWire

Innotas Named Among One of San Francisco's "Best Places to Work" for Second Year Running
Innotas, a leading provider of Cloud Solutions for IT Management, was selected for the second year in a row as one of the "Best Places to Work" in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Journal. At an awards presentation held on April 24th at the San Francisco Hilton, Innotas was recognized in the number two best place to work, in the category of companies with 25-50 employees MarketWire

Message Bus CEO to Speak at Opscode #ChefConf 2013 Friday
Message Bus, the pioneer of cloud-native infrastructure for email, mobile and social messaging, announced that Message Bus CEO and Co-Founder Jeremy LaTrasse will speak at 1:45 p.m. this Friday at #ChefConf 2013, Opscode's annual user conference being held at the Hyatt Regency in San Francisco. MarketWire

Newforma Welcomes et alia as an Integration Partner
Newforma, a project information management (PIM) software company transforming building and infrastructure project delivery, today announced that SAP channel partner et alia, LLC, has joined the Newforma Authorized Partner program. et alia develops, implements and supports the CREW® construction suite, which puts SAP software to work for construction companies throughout the Americas MarketWire

National New Markets Fund Awarded $75 Million in Latest New Markets Tax Credit Allocation
National New Markets Fund, LLC (the "Fund") has been awarded a $75 million New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation by the U.S Treasury Department to finance job-creating businesses in low-income communities. This is the sixth and largest NMTC allocation for National New Markets Fund, which has been awarded a total of $312 million in such credits since 2006. MarketWire

AMD to Present at J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Server Business Unit Andrew Feldman will present at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference at 9:20 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 in Boston. MarketWire

Stratos Partners With Xconomy on New Consumer-Focused Channel, Xperience
Stratos Product Development today announced that it has partnered with Xconomy to sponsor its newly launched consumer-focused channel, Xperience. Since 2007, Xconomy's news site has provided business and technology leaders with timely, insightful, close-to-the-scene information about the personalities, companies and technological trends that best exemplify today's high-tech economy MarketWire

AutoInfo, Inc. Announces Closing of Merger With AutoInfo Holdings, LLC, a Subsidiary of Comvest Partners
AutoInfo, Inc. (OTCBB: AUTO) (the "Company" or "AutoInfo") announced today the consummation of the transactions contemplated by the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger with AutoInfo Holdings, LLC, a subsidiary of Comvest Investment Partners IV, L.P MarketWire

Enservio Ranked 22nd Fastest-Growing Company in Boston
Enservio (, the nation's leading provider of software and services to property insurers, today announced that the company has been ranked 22nd out of the 70 fastest-growing private companies in the region by the Boston Business Journal's annual Pacesetter awards. MarketWire

ProAmerica Bank Reports Results for First Quarter 2013; Founding Shareholder Edward P. Roski, Jr. to Re-Join the ProAmerica Bank Board of Directors
ProAmérica Bank (OTCQB: PMRA) today reported Net Income of $97,000, or 4 cents per share diluted, for the first quarter of 2013. MarketWire

Kandessa Announces Windows 8, Android Restaurant News App Release, Show 2013 Interactive Coverage and Special June Issue
Digital Chain Pulse magazine's May Pizza & Technology issue will be released at the end of the month in the launch of Kandessa Web+Digital's National Restaurant News App™. The Restaurant News App will host Digital Chain Pulse and Eatery Pulse Magazine. MarketWire

Mattersight Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced that it intends to release its first quarter 2013 financial results after the market close on Wednesday, May 8, 2013. Mattersight management also plans to host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, May 8, 2013. MarketWire

Newmont Mining, NYU College of Dentistry, IDCRP & Others Honored for Innovative Mobile-Forms Solutions on Tablets, at Mi-Co Conference
Mi-Co, a leading Mobile-Forms software company, honored innovative Mi-Forms users at the Awards Luncheon during the Mi-Co PartnerEd 2013 conference last week, for their use of Tablets to dramatically improve the business processes of their organizations MarketWire

Theravance Announces Plan to Separate Late-Stage Partnered Respiratory Assets From Biopharmaceutical Operations
Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) MarketWire

Workday Named #1 Best Place to Work in the Bay Area
Workday, Inc. (NYSE: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for human resources and finance, today announced that the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal ranked Workday #1 for large companies on its annual list of Best Places to Work in the Bay Area. This is the sixth consecutive year Workday has received recognition on the list. MarketWire

Time to Teach Kids About Dollars and Sense
According to a BMO Harris Bank national survey conducted by Ipsos America, Inc., a leading market research company, nine out of ten (89 percent) U.S. parents think that they are an important resource for their children to learn basic money management. Unfortunately, less than four of ten (36 percent) parents talk to their kids about money management on a regular weekly basis. MarketWire

Monarch Casino Reports 2013 First Quarter Results
Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRI) ("Monarch" or the "Company"), owner of the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa (the "Atlantis") in Reno, Nevada, and the Riviera Black Hawk Casino ("Black Hawk") in Black Hawk, Colorado, today announced results for the quarter ended March 31, 2013. MarketWire

Yesware Announces 200,000 Users and New Features for the Future
Today Yesware ( a Gmail application that lets sales professionals track emails, save templates, and sync emails with CRMs, is announcing its 200,000th user, as well as two new features that help sales professionals close more deals MarketWire

Century Reports First Quarter 2013 Results
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) reported net income of $8.3 million ($0.09 per basic and diluted common share) for the first quarter of 2013. Financial results were positively impacted by a litigation reserve adjustment of $2.2 million and an unrealized gain of $15.7 million related to a LME-based contingent obligation MarketWire

Imprev Taps Experts to Weigh in on Recruiting & Technology Issues: Commissions Special Supplement for Real Estate Magazine
The top two business issues on the minds of leading real estate executives are thoroughly explored by prominent industry experts in a new 12-page special supplement on "Recruiting and Technology" commissioned by technology firm Imprev for the latest issue of Real Estate Magazine. MarketWire

Bradley D. Belt to Become Vice Chairman of Orchard Global Capital Group (S) Pte Ltd
Orchard Global Capital Group (S) Pte Ltd (the "Company"), the parent company of Orchard Global Asset Management (S) Pte Ltd and other affiliates (collectively, "OGAM" or the "OGAM Group"), announced today that Bradley D MarketWire

Citizens Campaign for the Environment, Covanta Energy and Elected Leaders Promote Free National Drug Take-Back Day Saturday, April 27th Residents, Healthcare Facilities, Hospitals Encouraged to Participate
Environmentalists, corporations, law enforcement and elected leaders joined together to urge residents and health care facilities to safely dispose of unwanted pharmaceutical drugs. The national drug take-back day will set up 50 Sites across Long Island to collect unwanted medications and pharmaceuticals. The drugs will then be safely disposed of at the Covanta Energy-from-Waste facilities. MarketWire

Ikanos NodeScale(TM) Vectoring VDSL Reference Platform Delivers 110Mbps Service With Full Cancellation in OEM and Carrier Lab Trials; Receives First Design Win
Ikanos Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: IKAN), a leading provider of advanced broadband semiconductor and software products for the digital home, today reported successful completion of early OEM and carrier lab trials, as well as its first design win, for its innovative Velocity-3 NodeScale™ Vectoring VDSL chipset MarketWire

Micrel Reports 2013 First Quarter Financial Results
Micrel, Incorporated (NASDAQ: MCRL) MarketWire

Societe de la Tour Eiffel: Announcement from the Board of Directors
Announcement from the Board of Directors Société de la Tour Eiffel ("STE") has taken note of the factthat CompagnieM.I.29, a company controlled by Mr Chuc Hoang, has exceeded the 5% and10%thresholds of the share capital ownership and voting rights in STE MarketWire

Intergraph(R) CAU2013 Express Event in Japan Draws 108 Plant Designers and Engineers for CADWorx(R), CAESAR II(R), and PV Elite(R) Sessions
The Intergraph CADWorx & Analysis University (CAU) Express event on April 23rd in Yokohama, Japan drew 108 plant designers and engineers for educational sessions on CADWorx, CAESAR II, and PV Elite. CADWorx 3D topics included spec building; plant models, P&IDs, and isometric drawings; and point clouds for producing as-built models MarketWire

Verisign Reports 15 Percent Year-Over-Year Revenue Growth in First Quarter 2013
VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), the global leader in domain names, today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013. MarketWire

Telecommunications Acquisition With Ingen and ATMC
Ingen Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IGNT) is pleased to announce that the final revisions on the Purchase and Agreement of Acquisition have been accepted and the finalization of the acquisition is anticipated this week with ATMC, Inc. Both companies have agreed to a Stock and Cash purchase with ATMC. MarketWire

BTC Marketing Group, Inc. Opens New Locations
We are only 4 months into 2013, and BTC Marketing Group has already tripled in size. One of the things that has caused BTC Marketing Group's success is that they focus on developing managers from within. With a no seniority and 100% promotion from within policy, employees and staff are motivated to put in the hours and the hard work because it actually pays off. MarketWire

Interactive Data Reports First-Quarter 2013 Results
Interactive Data Corporation today reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013. Interactive Data's first-quarter 2013 revenue increased 3.2% to $223.5 million from $216.5 million in the first quarter of 2012. Excluding the impact of changes in foreign exchange rates, Interactive Data's organic (non-GAAP) revenue grew 3.6% from the first quarter in 2012. MarketWire

Schawk, Inc. Announces Dates for First-Quarter 2013 Financial Results Press Release and Conference Call
Schawk, Inc. (NYSE: SGK), a leading provider of brand development and deployment services, enabling companies of all sizes to connect their brands with consumers, announced plans to release first-quarter 2013 financial results on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, after the market closes. MarketWire

Avaya Announces Fiscal Second Quarter 2013 Reporting Date
Avaya Inc., a global provider of business communications and collaboration systems, software and services, announced today that it plans to report fiscal second quarter ended March 31, 2013 results after the market close on Thursday, May 9, 2013. MarketWire

The Fitzgerald Suite at The Plaza Celebrates Literary History and Baz Luhrmann's New Film Adaptation of The Great Gatsby
Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. MarketWire

Ameristar Casinos' Stockholders Approve Acquisition by Pinnacle Entertainment
Ameristar Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASCA) announced that at its special meeting of stockholders held today, the stockholders approved the acquisition of Ameristar by Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK). MarketWire

The "Age of Experience" in Retail Has Arrived
Revel Consulting ( today declared the arrival of the "Age of Experience" in retail. Based on internal research, direct client experience in the retail sector and trends in related market research, Revel released an "Age of Experience" infographic exhibiting a significant shift in how retailers must differentiate from competitors in order to earn and keep loyal customers MarketWire

Theravance Reports First Quarter 2013 Financial Results
Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) (the "Company") reported today its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2013. Revenue for the first quarter of 2013 was $1.3 million. Net loss for the first quarter of 2013 was $37.4 million or $0.39 per share. Cash and cash equivalents, short-term investments and marketable securities totaled $558.4 million as of March 31, 2013. MarketWire

Nanosphere Welcomes Ken Bahk, Ph.D. as Chief Strategy Officer and Announces Other Organizational Changes
Nanosphere, Inc. (NASDAQ: NSPH) MarketWire

Apprio Opens Atlanta Office
Apprio, a leading provider of specialized technology solutions, particularly for the health, defense and homeland security markets, today announced that it has opened a new office in the Atlanta metro area. MarketWire

UPDATE: The SpendSmart Payments Company Builds Brand Recognition and Loyalty Through Key Partnerships
The SpendSmart Payments Company (OTCQB: SSPC) (OTCQB: SSPCD), -- a provider of payment solutions that support smart spending habits -- is building brand awareness, brand equity and loyalty through key marketing partnerships. MarketWire

Blue Coat Commends the Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security for Penalizing Third Party Involved in the Illegal Transfer of Blue Coat Products
Blue Coat Systems, Inc., a market leader in Web security and WAN optimization, today commended U.S. Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) for its enforcement action against Computerlinks FZCO in connection with the unlawful diversion of Blue Coat ProxySG appliances to Syria MarketWire

Besra to Reduce Gold Production Costs
BESRA (TSX: BEZ)(ASX: BEZ)(OTCQX: BSRAF)(FRANKFURT: 0P6) John Seton, Chief Executive Officer, announces that the Company should achieve reductions of all in costs of $100 - $150 per ounce over the next 12 months. These savings will come from ongoing operational efficiencies that have been in progress all year MarketWire

Daawat-E-Biryani at "The Royal Biryani Food Fete"
Courtyard by Marriott is hosting a week long Royal Biryani Festival that will give the food buffs a chance to experience the different regional Biryanis from across India. A special A la Carte Biryani Menu has been prepared by Chef Amit Dash to satiate the bon vivant in you MarketWire

USCBC Report: US Exports to China Total Nearly $109 Billion in 2012
China remained America's third-largest export market in 2012 -- behind only Canada and Mexico -- as shown in the 8th annual US State Exports to China report released today by the US-China Business Council (USCBC). MarketWire

DocUmeant Publishing and EMSI PR Forge Alliance to Benefit Authors
A new alliance between two award-winning companies, DocUmeant Publishing ( and EMSI Public Relations, aims to ensure authors aren't left floundering on their own once their books are published, say pioneering businesswomen Ginger Marks and Marsha Friedman. MarketWire

EADS North America Delivers 250th On-Time, On-Budget UH-72A Lakota Helicopter to U.S. Army
The U.S. Army has fielded the 250th UH-72A Lakota helicopter delivered to Army and National Guard units by EADS North America since 2006. Every Lakota -- including an additional five produced for the U.S. Naval Test Pilot School -- has been delivered on time and on budget, by an American workforce that is more than 50 percent U.S. military veterans. MarketWire

C&R President to Receive Prestigious 2013 Ellis Island Medal of Honor
C&R Flooring is proud to announce that its president, Chris Zizza, is a 2013 recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor. The prestigious medals are presented annually by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations (NECO) to American citizens who have distinguished themselves within their own ethnic groups while exemplifying the values of the American way of life MarketWire

Vicor Corporation Reports Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2013
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013. MarketWire

Mining Stakeholders Unlock Mutual Opportunity by Focusing on Dialogue
A wide array of stakeholders in mineral development have cooperated in helping develop a new tool aimed at mitigating the misunderstanding and conflict that now fuel mining disputes around the globe, according to a report released today by the World Economic Forum in collaboration with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). MarketWire

Innovation Group Adds Industry Experience of Karen Sullivan to North American Software Delivery Team
Innovation Group today is pleased to announce that industry veteran Karen Sullivan is joining the company's North American Software Team as EVP, NA Delivery. Sullivan re-joins Innovation Group after eight years with Sentry Insurance (Sentry), bringing a strong business and IT development and delivery background. MarketWire

EV Connect Closes Initial Round of Funding for Sales and Cloud-Based Technology Development
EV Connect, the leading full-service provider, manager, and integrator of electric vehicle (EV) charge stations for commercial and government locations, today announced closure of its initial round of financing MarketWire

Francoise Brougher Joins Square as Business Lead
Square, the company making commerce easy for everyone, has hired Francoise Brougher. As Square's Business Lead, Brougher will oversee the company's growth operations including revenue products, international expansion, customer support, and partnerships MarketWire

Staffing 360 Solutions Announces Availability of a White Paper on the Cyber Security Industry
Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: STAF), an emerging growth public company engaged in the provision of international staffing services in IT, financial, accounting, healthcare and cyber security industries, today announces the release of a white paper on the Cyber Security industry, by market analyst Arthur Goldgaber of Goldgaber Research Group. MarketWire

Future in Review Names Graphene Technologies a FiRe 2013 FiReStarter
Strategic News Service is proud to announce that Graphene Technologies has been selected as a 2013 FiReStarter company to be featured at its 11th annual Future in Review (FiRe) technology conference, described the by The Economist as "the best technology conference in the world MarketWire

FuelQuest Q Award Winners Announced at GRAIL 2013
FuelQuest Inc., the leading on-demand software and services company for the global downstream energy industry, today announced the winners of the annual FuelQuest Q Awards. Presented during GRAIL 2013, FuelQuest's annual fuel industry and user conference, the FuelQuest Q Awards recognize companies that provide superior services and products to FuelQuest's retail and commercial customers MarketWire

Avoya Travel Reveals Record-Breaking Year for 2012
Avoya Travel®, an American Express Travel Representative and one of the leading travel companies in North America and beyond, today announced that 2012 was the best year in company history MarketWire

Pacific Commerce Bank Reports First Quarter 2013 Financial Results
Pacific Commerce Bank (OTCBB: PFCI) today announced net income of $235,000 or $0.05 per share for the first quarter of 2013. This compares to net income of $318,000 or $0.07 per share for the same quarter of 2012. MarketWire

Rivertop Renewables Appoints John Monks as Vice President of Business Development
Rivertop Renewables (, a Montana-based renewable chemicals company, today announced that John Monks has joined the company as Vice President of Business Development. Monks' career in the performance chemicals and biotechnology sectors spans more than 30 years, having led business development and sales and marketing teams for companies such as ICI, DSM and Genencor MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology Releases New Slew-Rate-Controlled P-Channel High-Side Load Switches in Compact WCSP6 Package
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced two new slew-rate-controlled p-channel high-side load switches designed for 1.5 V to 5.5 V operation. The SiP32458 and SiP32459 each offer an integrated gate pump that provides low and flat on-resistance down to 20 milliohms, while maintaining a low quiescent current MarketWire

New Jersey Community Bank Announces 5% Annual Stock Dividend
At its annual shareholders' meeting held today, Robert D. O'Donnell, Chairman and CEO announced that the Board of Directors of New Jersey Community Bank (OTCQB: NJCB) (the "Bank") at its regular meeting held on April 25, 2013, approved and declared a 5% annual stock dividend on the Bank's common stock. The stock dividend is payable on May 31, 2013 to shareholders of record on May 17, 2013 MarketWire

New Series of PSAs Highlight Attorney General's Homeowner Protection Program
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced his office's rollout of a new series of public service announcements aimed at highlighting free legal assistance and housing counseling available to New Yorkers who are struggling to fight foreclosure MarketWire

Reliance Entertainment and Kintop Pictures Nab Film Rights to Best Selling "Graceling" Fantasy Trilogy
India-based Reliance Entertainment has acquired as a film franchise starter the rights to Kristin Cashore's bestselling, award winning young adult fantasy trilogy Graceling in partnership with Kintop Pictures. MarketWire

Millennium Trust Company Launches New Visa(R) Prepaid Card Solution
Millennium Trust Company, a leading financial services firm specializing in the custody of alternative assets and rollover programs for individual retirement accounts (IRAs), now offers a Visa® prepaid card as another option to account owners requesting distributions from their IRAs. A report by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) indicated more than 20% of U.S MarketWire

BMO Harris Bank Adds to Omaha Commercial Banking Office
BMO Harris Bank announced today that it has hired Larry Guenther as Director, Commercial Banking. Larry will be focused on business development in Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota, as well as focusing on the financial needs of existing clients. MarketWire

Rethink Robotics Launches New Generation of Humanoid Robots for Research, Teaching and Custom Application Development
Rethink Robotics today announced the launch of the Baxter Research Robot, a humanoid robot with two arms powered by a revolutionary new Software Development Kit (SDK) that will allow researchers to create a wide array of custom applications for robots MarketWire

Sabal Financial Group Names Dean Mix Production Officer
Sabal Financial Group, L.P., a diversified financial services firm specializing in real estate, banking and lending, has named Dean Mix as production officer for the firm's Home Builder Lending division in the Pacific Northwest region. Mix will oversee all home builder relationships, business development, loan originations and initial underwriting for Sabal in Oregon and Washington. MarketWire

Ikanos Powers Livebox Play Service for Orange
Ikanos Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: IKAN), a leading provider of advanced broadband semiconductor and software products for the digital home, today announced that its Vx185 chipset provides the processing power for Livebox Play, Orange's flagship triple-play service MarketWire

Expedia Releases New "Find Yours" Ads by Young Directors as Part of National Film Festival for Talented Youth Sponsorship®, the world's largest online travel agency, today announced that it will be a presenting sponsor at the 2013 National Film Festival for Talented Youth (NFFTY), the premier showcase of the best young directors -- aged 22 and younger -- from around the world. NFFTY is a festival put on by The Talented Youth, a non-profit organization founded in 2007 MarketWire

The Truth Hurts: New Study From Wahl(R) Reveals 85 Percent of Americans in Pain
Americans are hurting, and this time it's not because of the economy. A new online study conducted by Harris Interactive and commissioned by Wahl Clipper Corporation reveals the vast majority of American adults experience muscle and joint pain -- and in more than one place. The study uncovers how people deal with their pain and how far they would go to eliminate it MarketWire

ING U.S. files update of preliminary prospectus
ING announced today that ING U.S., Inc., its U.S.-based retirement, investment and insurancebusiness, has filed an update of its preliminary prospectus with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in connection with its proposed Initial Public Offering (IPO). GlobeNewswire

ZipRealty's New Mobile Website Features Full-Screen Home Photos and Consistent Global Navigation
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Author of "McCarthy on Trademarks and Unfair Competition"Celebrates 40 Years with Thomson Reuters
Professor J. Thomas McCarthy's treatise has been cited in more than 4,000 judicial decisions, including 10 U.S. Supreme Court opinions GlobeNewswire

KBC Group: KBC Group 2012 reference figures according to the new business unit breakdown
KBC Press release - Outside trading hours GlobeNewswire

Eltek ASA: Corporate presentation
Please find enclosed a corporate presentation being held at Nordnet's seminar in Asker on Thursday 25 April 2013. GlobeNewswire

Intervest Retail NV: Report of the ordinary and extraordinary general meeting of 24 April 2013
Please click on the pdf for the entire press release: GlobeNewswire

Heineken Holding N.V. Annual General Meeting of Shareholders adopts all proposals
Amsterdam, 25 April 2013 - Heineken Holding N.V. announced today that its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) has adopted all proposals on the agenda of the AGM of Heineken Holding N.V. The most important resolutions and announcements are listed below. GlobeNewswire

Heineken N.V. Annual General Meeting of Shareholders adopts all proposals
Amsterdam, 25 April 2013 - Heineken N.V. announced today that its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) has adopted all proposals on the agenda of the AGM of Heineken N.V. The most important resolutions are listed below. GlobeNewswire

Scrambls for Files Wins 'Best Content Security' at 2013 SC Magazine Europe Awards
Wave Systems (NASDAQ: WAVX), the Trusted Computing Company, announced today it has been named winner of the 'Best Content Security' category for Scrambls for Files at the prestigious 2013 SC Magazine Europe Awards. The winners were announced on April 23rd at an awards ceremony at the London Hilton attended by professionals from across the industry. MarketWire

Bixby Land Company Signs Nimble Storage to $31 Million Lease in Silicon Valley
Bixby Land Company has signed an eight-year lease with Nimble Storage to occupy a newly redesigned 165,000-square-foot Silicon Valley office campus at River Oaks Parkway and Zanker Road in San Jose, Calif. The Orange County, Calif.-based developer transformed the three-building project in June 2012 into a vibrant work environment to meet the needs of today's workforce. MarketWire

Record Number of Walkers Join Independence Blue Cross for National Walk @ Lunch Day(SM)

Mitratech Publishes Market Research Findings, Solutions on Moving Matters In-House
Mitratech, the leader in enterprise legal management solutions including matter management, e-billing and GRC management automation, today released its latest research published in the white paper, "Moving Matters In-House: How Technology Enables Legal In-Sourcing." Findings will be further shared and discussed within the legal community at upcoming industry events. MarketWire

Shriners Hospitals for Children to Benefit Greatly From Fundraising Efforts by PENSRUS PENS and the AMC Music Festival 2013
PENSRUS PENS, in its continuous philanthropic efforts, is proud to, once again, join up with the AMC Music Festival of Staten Island, NY, an annual event designed to raise awareness and funding for Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita (AMC). MarketWire

SETDA Launches New Program for Startups
The State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA), the principal non-profit membership association representing U.S MarketWire

Weighted Down by BRICs: Russell Emerging Markets Index Indicates Weak Equity Market Performance in Country Constituents Brazil, Russia, India & China YTD as of 4/23
The Russell Emerging Markets Index is down (-1.1%) year-to-date as of April 23rd. One contributing factor may be the performance of its BRIC country constituents Brazil, Russia, India & China, all which have had negative year-to-date returns. And all BRIC country constituents except Brazil underperformed the Index for this same time period MarketWire

Media Advisory/Interview Opportunity: Chicago Extreme School Makeover-BMO Edition
More than 800 senior BMO Capital Markets employees from 14 countries and 5 continents will gather in Chicago on Saturday, April 27 to attend the BMO Capital Markets' annual Directors & Managing Directors' meeting and to revitalize Frazier International Magnet Elementary School with a complete makeover of the school, including new lockers, fresh paint, and an upgraded playground. MarketWire

Kastle Systems International Appoints Steve Yevich, Former Brink's Home Security Executive, as Chief Financial Officer
Kastle Systems International, the leading provider of managed security solutions, today announced that they have appointed 12-year Brink's Home Security veteran Steve Yevich as their Chief Financial Officer (CFO). MarketWire

Mortgage Rates at or Near All-Time Record Low
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving lower for the fourth consecutive week continuing to support the ongoing housing recovery. The 15-year fixed-rate mortgage hit a new all-time record low at 2.61 percent for the week, as did the 5-year ARM at 2.58 percent MarketWire

MEDIA ADVISORY: Ecofest! -- Riverfront Community Event at Washington Avenue Green
-- Delaware River Waterfront Corp. MarketWire

Laser Energetics Receives Notice of Allowance for Patent Issuance From Mexico on the Dazer Laser(R) GUARDIAN
Laser Energetics, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: LNGT) announced today that the Company has received a Notice of Allowance for its first patent to issue on the Dazer Laser GUARDIAN from Mexico. There are now nine (9) patents that have been applied for not including all of the International Patents pending, pertaining to its Dazer Laser Light Fighting Technology product line MarketWire

OneSpin Solutions Unveils Spinnaker Certified Service Partners Program With Five Inaugural Members
OneSpin Solutions™ (, provider of innovative formal assertion-based verification (ABV) and formal equivalence checking solutions, today unveiled Spinnaker™, its service partners program and named five inaugural members. MarketWire

Enterprise Kicks off Eighth Year of 50 Million Tree Pledge, Seeds Living Legacy to Honor Heroes of Flight 93
Enterprise Holdings and the Arbor Day Foundation have kicked off year eight of Enterprise's 50 Million Tree Pledge by paying tribute to the heroes of Sept. 11 with a living legacy of trees. Enterprise employees joined The National Park Foundation, several other event sponsors and nearly 600 volunteers at the "Plant a Tree at Flight 93" events on April 19 and 20 in Shanksville, Pa. MarketWire

Whole Foods Market(R) Leads the Way in the Adoption of Nutrient-Dense Foods From U-Be-Livin-Smart
U-Be-Livin-Smart (UBLS), a new innovative provider of healthy, affordable nutrient-dense food products, today announced the launch of its "Karma"ffin product line in the U.S. market. The healthy muffin is the company's first nutrient-dense patent pending product and is now available in select Whole Foods Market® (NASDAQ: WFM) locations in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas. MarketWire

Box Powers the Healthcare Information Revolution With Partner Ecosystem
Box today unveiled a new ecosystem of partners and compliancy updates to continue its momentum serving healthcare customers. The company announced 10 new partner applications built on the Box platform to address industry-specific information challenges, along with an investment in drchrono MarketWire

Meggitt Demonstrates FATS(R) M100 Simulation System Architecture at ITEC 2013
The leading supplier of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training systems, Meggitt Training Systems will demonstrate the FATS® M100 simulation system architecture at the ITEC 2013 defence and simulation conference MarketWire

LL&E Royalty Trust Files Notice of Special Meeting of Trust Unitholders
LL&E Royalty Trust (PINKSHEETS: LRTR) announces the filing of the Definitive Proxy Statement for Unitholders of the Trust. MarketWire

UNIT4 Business Software: Three Retail Accounting Tips to Help Retailers Leverage the Cloud and Back Office Systems
Stronger than expected gains in retail sales in February and March point to a spring outlook where consumers shop more and spend more in the U.S. For an industry on the frontline of a changing economy, this is welcoming news MarketWire

This Summer the Boys Are Gonna Do It All in Phineas and Ferb: Quest for Cool Stuff
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of games for the mass market along with Disney Interactive, announced today that Phineas and Ferb: Quest for Cool Stuff is expected to launch this August MarketWire

Avon Protection Introduces the Deltair Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) at FDIC Conference (Booth #2639)
Avon Protection, a market leader in respiratory protection systems, today announced the launch of Deltair™, a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) designed for the fire service industry MarketWire

QSM Releases Function Point Languages Table 5.0
Quantitative Software Management, Inc. (QSM), a leader in software process improvement and estimation, today announced a new release of their Function Point Languages Table. The table provides industry averages, organized by programming language, for the source lines of code required to implement a function point (a unit of software functionality) MarketWire

Global Messaging Apps Choose Nexmo for User Authentication by SMS
Nexmo (, the company that solves mobile messaging globally, today announced that it has been selected by Line Corporation as an SMS API provider for its wildly popular mobile service platform, LINE. With this announcement, Nexmo added LINE to its growing list of global messaging app customers, including Viber, KakaoTalk and ICQ. MarketWire

Wyndham Vacation Rentals(R) Relocates Charleston, S.C. Office to Freshfields Village
Wyndham Vacation Rentals®, the world's largest professionally managed vacation rentals business, announced today that its Charleston office has moved locations to the Freshfields Village shopping plaza in John's Island, S.C. MarketWire

Almost 1 million Ziggo WifiSpots to be active by late August Ziggo begins national rollout with 65,000 Wifi Spots in The Hague
Utrecht, 25 April 2013 GlobeNewswire

Wireless Ronin Sets First Quarter 2013 Conference Call for Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. ET
Wireless Ronin Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNIN), a leading marketing technologies solutions provider, will hold a conference call on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time to discuss results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013. Financial results will be issued in a press release prior to the call. MarketWire

IXIASOFT Announces SAP's Deployment of IXIASOFT DITA CMS for Technical Communications Management
IXIASOFT, the XML content management market leader, announced today that SAP, a leading provider of enterprise application software, is deploying the IXIASOFT DITA CMS solution to manage its standard documentation based on Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) MarketWire

HootSuite Continues Global Expansion with Apps for Tencent Weibo, and Russian Language Version
HootSuite, makers of the market-leading social media management system, extends their App Directory with the introduction of two major social media networks: Tencent Weibo, China's prevailing microblogging platform with over 540 million registered accounts, and VKontakle, more commonly known as - Russia's largest social media network with over 200 million registered accounts MarketWire

Marathon Patent Group Releases Letter to Shareholders
Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (OTCBB: MARA) ("Marathon"), an Intellectual Property services and monetization company, today released the following letter to its shareholders. MarketWire

bigtincan Appoints BYOD & Enterprise Mobility Expert Alan Giles
bigtincan, the 'mobile first' company that's revolutionizing productivity for mobile devices through its innovative technology, announced today that Alan Giles has joined the company as Country Manager UK & Africa. Giles brings more than two decades of experience in and around enterprise mobility, having worked for operators, handset manufacturers and solution providers in the space MarketWire

ENSERVCO Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
ENSERVCO Corporation (OTCQB: ENSV), a provider of well-site services to the domestic onshore conventional and unconventional oil and gas industries, will release its first quarter financial results before the U.S. stock market opens on Thursday, May 2, 2013. Following the release, management will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast. MarketWire

Golar LNG Partners L.P. -- Board of Director Changes
Golar LNG Partners LP (NASDAQ: GMLP)("Golar Partners") announced today thatGeorgina Sousa has resigned her position as Director of the company.MissKathrine Fredriksen has been appointed to replace Mrs Sousa as aDirector ofGolar Partners. MarketWire

Golar LNG: Board of Director Changes
Golar LNG Limited LP (NASDAQ: GLNG) ("Golar")announced today that KathrineFredriksen resigned her position as Director of Golar and Mrs. GeorginaSousa,has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Golar to fill a vacancy. MarketWire

Signature Devices Establishes Internal Control System and Welcomes New Director of Corporate Strategy
Signature Devices, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SDVI) is pleased to announce its plans to establish an internal control system in compliance with internal control regulations MarketWire

WABCO Reports Q1 2013 Results; Delivers Solid Performance in Continued Challenging Market; Upgrades Guidance for 2013

SoupMan Names Lloyd Sugarman as New CEO; Prepares to Dominate Grocery Aisles
Soupman, Inc. (OTCQB: SOUP), the parent company of the best-tasting soup brand in the world, Original SoupMan®, announced the appointment of Lloyd Sugarman to the position of Chief Executive Officer MarketWire

New Research Predicts 1 in 4 Samsung S4 Owners Will Damage Their New Phone Within 12 Months
New research from SquareTrade®, the top-rated warranty provider, predicts that 1 in 4 Samsung Galaxy S®4 owners are likely to suffer from accidental damage over the next 12 months. The prediction is based on extensive SquareTrade research which shows that 29% of Samsung Galaxy owners in the US and UK have experienced accidental damage in the last 12 months, with £9 MarketWire

WindPower Innovations Releases Financial Information For Its Newly Acquired Subsidiary for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2013
WindPower Innovations, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WPNV) today released select financial information about RIG Construction, Inc., D/B/A The Cameo Group. MarketWire

Xero and SurePayroll Join Forces Offering Cloud-Based Accounting & Payroll
Xero, the global leader in online accounting software, and SurePayroll, a leader in online payroll, announce the integration of beautiful accounting software with the award-winning online payroll solution MarketWire

Fahrenheit Studio Develops New Brand Identity for Triton Capital Advisors
Brand consulting and design firm Fahrenheit Studio ( has unveiled a new brand identity and website for Triton Capital Advisors (, an alternative investment firm specializing in managed futures. MarketWire

New Research Predicts 1 in 5 Americans Will Buy New Samsung S4 and Six Million Will Break It the First Year
SquareTrade®, the top-rated protection plan trusted by millions of happy customers, today announced new research predicting that one in five Americans will buy the new Samsung Galaxy S®4 and one in four will break it within the first twelve months. The study also found that Americans have spent more than $7 MarketWire

SPi Global Wins Best BPO Award in Vietnam for 3rd Time
SPi Global, a leading globally recognized full-service BPO provider, has won an award for best BPO service in Vietnam for the third consecutive year after having won the judges' approval during the 2013 Sao Khue Awards given by the Vietnam Software Association (Vinasa). MarketWire

TASER Q1 Revenues Increase 19 Percent to $30.4 Million
TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced financial results for the first quarter of 2013 ended March 31, 2013. MarketWire

Nuvilex, Inc. Price Valuation Justifies Investors' Confidence in Biotech
Nuvilex, Inc. (OTCQB: NVLX) is an international biotechnology firm quietly going about its business in Silver Spring, Maryland. The company is currently priced below $0.08/share, and according to a recent valuation report, today's price is highly undervalued given the work being done at Nuvilex. MarketWire

Venafi and NIST Join Forces in National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence
Venafi, the inventor of and market leader in Enterprise Key and Certificate Management (EKCM) security solutions, today announced its partnership with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) MarketWire

Vista Partners Initiates Coverage on Digital Cinema Destinations Corporation; Price Target $9.00
Vista Partners announced today that it has initiated coverage on Digital Cinema Destinations Corporation (NASDAQ: DCIN) ("DCIN"), with a twelve-month price target of $9.00 MarketWire

The SpendSmart Payments Company Builds Brand Recognition and Loyalty Through Key Partnerships
The SpendSmart Payments Company (OTCQB: SSPC), -- a provider of payment solutions that support smart spending habits -- is building brand awareness, brand equity and loyalty through key marketing partnerships. MarketWire

Franklin Mining, Inc. to Begin Production From Bolivia's La Joya Mine
FRANKLIN MINING, INC. (PINKSHEETS: FMNJ) -- CEO William Petty has today confirmed that he will travel to Oruru, Bolivia, for the inauguration of the pilot processing plant on Monday, April 29, 2013. MarketWire

PROMISE Technology and D&H Distributing Sign Strategic Distribution Agreement
PROMISE Technology, a leader in providing high-performance storage solutions for the data center, surveillance, cloud and rich media markets, today announced the execution of a strategic distribution agreement with D&H Distributing, one of the premier distributors of IT and electronics in the United States MarketWire

Volkswagen Group Test Center California Earns LEED Certification
Volkswagen's Test Center California (TCC) product development and emissions test laboratory has achieved the coveted certification from the U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) green building certification program. MarketWire Integrates Jumio's Netverify to Reduce Fraudulent Electronic Fund Transfers
Jumio, Inc., the fast growing online and mobile identity verification and payment company, today announced that, a leading global money transfer company, has selected and integrated Jumio's Netverify to enable more convenient and reliable ID verification for customers executing money transfers at MarketWire

Li3 Announces Strategic Acquisition Increasing Maricunga Lithium Property
Li3 Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: LIEG) ("Li3," "Li3 Energy" or the "Company"), a US-listed and South America based global exploration company in the lithium and minerals sector, is pleased to announce that it has acquired 100% of SLM Cocina 19-27 de la Sierra Hoyada de Marcunga, a Chilean based Company MarketWire

Anadarko Announces Phobos Discovery in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced its Phobos-1 well in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico encountered approximately 250 net feet of high-quality oil pay in Lower Tertiary-aged reservoirs. MarketWire

Safeway Inc. Announces First Quarter 2013 Results
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) MarketWire

Brookfield Office Properties to Acquire MPG Office Trust, Inc.
Brookfield Office Properties Inc. (NYSE: BPO) (TSX: BPO) today announced that its affiliates have entered into a definitive merger agreement with MPG Office Trust, Inc. (NYSE: MPG) pursuant to which a newly formed fund ("DTLA Holdings") controlled by BPO will acquire MPG. DTLA Holdings will own both BPO's existing downtown Los Angeles office assets and all of the assets of MPG MarketWire

BizSlate Announces Strategic Partnership With R.E.R. International
NY Tech Day -- BizSlate Inc., today announced a strategic partnership with R.E.R. International, a New York based service company that provides the highest quality in labels and tags for the retail industry MarketWire

Apigee Partners With IQT to Enhance Its API Technology in Support of U.S. Intelligence Community
Apigee, the API company, today announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership and technology development agreement with In-Q-Tel (IQT). IQT is an independent strategic investment firm that identifies innovative technology solutions to support the missions of the U.S. Intelligence Community (IC) MarketWire

Global Vision Holdings, Inc. Acquires The Place Media
Global Vision Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: GVHIB), a diversified financial holding company focusing on investments in profitable and growing companies, announced today it has finalized its acquisition of The Place Media, a travel-based publication company whose magazines cover the LA, Orange County and San Diego areas that make up Southern California. Global Vision Holdings, Inc MarketWire

PURE Bioscience Receives Favorable NASDAQ Listing Decision
PURE Bioscience (NASDAQ: PURE), creator of the patented silver dihydrogen citrate (SDC) antimicrobial, today announced that the NASDAQ Listing Qualifications Panel (the "Panel") has granted the Company's request for continued listing on The NASDAQ Capital Market pursuant to an extension through June 18, 2013 to evidence compliance with the minimum $2 MarketWire

Open Mobile Alliance Elects Board Leaders From Deutsche Telekom/T-Mobile, AT&T, Telecom Italia
The Open Mobile Alliance announced today the election of Gary Jones of Deutsche Telekom/T-Mobile as Chairman of OMA's Board of Directors. Bryan Sullivan of AT&T and Cecilia Corbi of Telecom Italia have been elected Vice-chairs MarketWire

Ram Power Announces Release Date for First Quarter Results
Ram Power, Corp. (TSX: RPG) ("Ram Power"), a renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, today announced that it will release its financial statements for the quarter ended March 31, 2013 on May 15, 2013 MarketWire

Grand Campus Living Development Wins Innovator Award
On April 11th, 2013 the third annual InterFace Student Housing conference took place at the Hilton Austin in Austin, TX. The 2013 Innovator Awards were distributed to companies who demonstrated excellence and innovation in student housing. Grand Campus Living, a division of Lincoln Property Company, won "Best New Development of a Property with Fewer Than 200 Beds MarketWire

Redknee Solutions Sets Fiscal Second Quarter 2013 Conference Call for Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 8:30 a.m. ET
Redknee Solutions, Inc. (TSX: RKN), a leading provider of business-critical software and solutions for communications service providers, will hold a conference call on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time to discuss results for the fiscal second quarter ended March 31, 2013. Financial results will be issued in a press release after close of market on Monday, May 13, 2013. MarketWire

BSQUARE Corporation Schedules First Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart, connected systems, today announced that it plans to release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013 after the close of regular market trading on Thursday, May 9, 2013. A conference call will follow at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Pacific Time). MarketWire

NCPDP Calls for Standards-Based Approach to PDMP to Tackle Prescription Drug Abuse
The National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP) announced the availability of the white paper, "NCPDP Recommendations for Improving Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs." The document details an action plan to help standardize Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs) to better track and deter abuse of prescriptions for controlled substances. MarketWire

Vycor Adds Two Patents for Its New Spinal ViewSite(TM) Cervical Access System
Vycor Medical, Inc. ("Vycor") (OTCBB: VYCO) announced today it has secured two new patents (2008-518369 and 11/993280) covering its Spinal ViewSite™ Cervical Access System (VCAS). The addition of these patents brings Vycor's total patent portfolio to 34 issued and 21 pending MarketWire

Viztek Introduces Industry's Lightest, Wireless Direct Radiography Panel
Viztek, a leading provider of complete digital software and hardware diagnostic imaging solutions, introduces the Leggera Wireless Panel, expanding the Leggera DR (Direct Radiography) Solutions product line to now include the lightest -- 6.1 lb, ISO 4090 cassette size -- wireless panel available to the market MarketWire

Parks Associates: 78% of U.S. Broadband Households Have a Home Network Router, Driving Demand for Tech Support
Parks Associates and, Inc MarketWire

Phytel Named "Cool Vendor" for Healthcare Providers by Gartner
Phytel, the leader in automated, provider-led population health improvement, today announced it has been named a "Cool Vendor" in the "Cool Vendors in Healthcare Providers, 2013" report by Gartner, Inc MarketWire

Violin Memory Expands Engineering Team With Former Intel and GridIron Executives
Violin Memory, Inc., provider of memory-based storage systems, has welcomed Stephen (Steve) Dalton as vice president of software and Herb Schneider as vice president of hardware. Dalton joins Violin from Intel, where he served as GM of Intel's Datacenter flash (NVM) Software organization. Schneider was the co-founder of GridIron, which was recently acquired by Violin Memory MarketWire

More Than $5 Billion in Oil and Gas Infrastructure Projects Being Developed in North Dakota and Colorado, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Project developers are dancing as fast as they can. Speakers and attendees at an Oil & Gas conference last week said that the development of projects to gather, process, store and transport crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs) produced in North Dakota and Colorado was moving at a brisk pace MarketWire

LULU Software Releases Soda PDF for Mac
LULU SOFTWARE, the publisher of Soda® PDF, a portable document format (PDF) editing and creation application, announced today the release of Soda PDF for Mac. This marks the debut of their first product for Mac OS users. MarketWire

NuPathe Announces Allowance of U.S. Patent Application for NP201
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH) today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a notice of allowance for U.S. Patent application 12/074,101 entitled "Implants for the Treatment of Dopamine Associated States MarketWire

CONMED Corporation Announces First Quarter 2013 Financial Results
CONMED Corporation (NASDAQ: CNMD) MarketWire

Iowa Dentist Uses Tooth Whitening to Combat Signs of Aging
Dr. Thomas Strub addresses both his patients' practical and aesthetic concerns at his Iowa cosmetic dentistry practice. He estimates that out of all of his patients, about 25-40% opt for teeth whitening procedures. MarketWire

Spreecast's Social Video Platform Is Going Mobile
Spreecast (, the social video platform that connects people through face to face conversation, today announced the anticipated launch of its free iPhone app and the ability for mobile audiences to access Spreecasts in the browser from any iOS or Android device. MarketWire

Curtiss-Wright Receives Multi-Million Dollar Contract From U.S. Naval Air Systems Command
Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company (NYSE: CW) today announced that it has received an option award to its existing Naval Air Systems Command contract for the manufacture of an additional Recovery Assist, Secure and Traverse (RAST) system, and related track components and spares, to support the DDG 51 Flight IIA forward-build program MarketWire

Sydney Plastic Surgeon Tailors Rhinoplasty Procedures to Meet Each Patient's Expectations
Dr. Steve Merten, a Sydney plastic surgeon, considers rhinoplasty to be a very specific operation that must be tailored to the needs of each patient. There is no standardised formula he uses when approaching a rhinoplasty procedure, as each patient has different needs and desires: "Rhinoplasty is a highly individualised procedure. No patient has the same operation." MarketWire

Neil Kozokoff: Steady Increase in Rental Households Spurs Rapid Growth in Multi-Family Construction
For Neil Kozokoff, property development, management and investment has remained a promising industry, despite recent issues experienced with the recession and subsequent economic uncertainty MarketWire

Assured Labor Closes $5.5 Million Funding Round Led by Capital Indigo
Assured Labor (, the world leader in mobile recruitment, announced today that the company has closed a $5.5 million funding round led by Capital Indigo. Capital Indigo joins existing investors including, Great Oaks Venture Capital, Nexus Venture Partners, Kima Ventures, Enzyme Venture Capital, Fabrice Grinda and Jose Marin. MarketWire

Jason Floarea Discusses Importance of In-Store Kiosks, Product Demos for Electronics Merchants
According to electronics wholesaler Jason Floarea, the future of brick and mortar retail is very much up in the air -- but a recent development from Best Buy may have breathed new life into traditional retail models, at least temporarily MarketWire

Radius Health Completes $43 Million Financing to Advance BA058 for the Treatment of Osteoporosis
Radius Health, Inc. ("Radius"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing new therapeutics for the treatment of osteoporosis and other women's health conditions, announced today that it has completed a new equity financing of $43 million. MarketWire

According to Madwire Media, Complaints Regarding Advertising Budgets Are Diluted With Online Marketing
Numerous small business clients who have struggled with consumer outreach have found revenue-boosting success through the solutions offered by full-service internet marketing, development and design firm Madwire Media. "Complaints regarding budget and ad spending are one of the top reasons clients come to us," Madwire comments in a recent press statement MarketWire

Digital Ally, Inc. to Host First Quarter Conference Call on Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY), which develops, manufactures and markets advanced digital technology products for law enforcement, homeland security and commercial security applications, today announced that the Company will host an investor conference call on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 11:15 a.m MarketWire

Sacramento Plastic Surgeon Details Patient Expectations for Breast Lift
At his Sacramento plastic surgery practice, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Charles Perry reveals that around 25% of breast augmentation patients will also require a breast lift to achieve their aesthetic goals. Similarly, he explains that patients requesting a breast lift may be satisfied with a breast augmentation in addition to the lift. Depending on their goals and enhancement needs, Dr MarketWire

Richmond Orthopaedic Surgeon Operates in New Ambulatory Surgical Center
Dr. Jan-Eric Esway, an orthopaedic surgeon in Richmond, has been practicing medicine since 2000 and is experienced in the latest methods of foot and ankle surgery. Recently, OrthoVirginia and the HCA Virginia Health System opened a new ambulatory surgery center where Dr. Esway will continue his mission to remain at the forefront of orthopaedic care. MarketWire

Saratoga Springs Plastic Surgeon Honored by Patients for His Compassionate Care
Dr. Steven Yarinsky, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Saratoga Springs, NY, recently received a Compassionate Doctor certification for 2012. Awarded by Patients' Choice based on patient feedback, the prestigious nomination honors physicians from across the country who demonstrated an exemplary degree of kindness to their patients. In regard to his recognition, Dr MarketWire

Vancouver Physician Reduces Appearance of Fat With CoolSculpting Treatment
Dr. Shehla Ebrahim, a Vancouver skin care specialist, gives patients the slimmer shape they desire with the non-invasive fat reduction procedure CoolSculpting®. She acknowledges that even people who follow a healthy diet and exercise regimen have lingering areas of fat, and they want it removed without having to undergo surgery. As a simple solution with no downtime, Dr MarketWire

Harte-Hanks Reports First Quarter Results
Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) today reported first quarter 2013 diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.11 on revenues of $178.3 million. These results compare to diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.12 on $186.0 million in revenues for the first quarter of 2012. MarketWire

Dallas Weight Loss Surgeons Highlight State-of-the-Art Office in Colleyville
Dr. David D. Kim, a Dallas bariatric surgeon, and Dr. Bridget Holden, a Kim Bariatric Institute (KBI) certified weight loss surgeon, each have devoted their surgical careers to the fight against obesity. Recently, they provided some insight into the unique attributes of their weight loss surgery practice, Kim Bariatric Institute. Located in Colleyville, TX, Dr MarketWire

GT Nexus and TradeCard Complete Merger; Commence Operations as GT Nexus
GT Nexus and TradeCard today announced the closing of their merger. The combined company will operate as GT Nexus with global headquarters in Oakland, CA and regional operating centers in New York City, Germany, China, Taiwan, Vietnam, India and Sri Lanka MarketWire

Adia Nutrition Retains Sellion Inc. to Expand to Mass Market Retailers
ADIA Nutrition, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ADIA) is thrilled to announce that the company has retained Sellion Inc. to conduct their national sales and marketing programs. The relationship is designed to expand distribution into mass market retailers and to enhance shareholder value. MarketWire

Lincoln Military Housing, Camp Pendleton to Host Resident Home Business and Craft Fair
Lincoln Military Housing - Camp Pendleton, a property management company that provides high quality housing for military members and their families, is preparing to host their bi-annual resident home business and craft fair. This event will take place on Saturday, April 27th, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Oceanside, CA MarketWire

Venyu Honored for Cloud Services and SaaS Leadership by NPG
Further securing its reputation as the market's leading provider of cloud services, business continuity and battle-tested data recovery solutions, Venyu today announced the company has been named a "Finalist" in the "2013 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards" by Network Products Guide MarketWire

Yadkin Valley Financial Corporation Announces Solid Core Profitability and Rebranding Initiative; Back to Basics in Q1 2013
Yadkin Valley Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: YAVY) MarketWire

RightScale 2013 State of the Cloud Survey Reveals a Cloud Value Imperative
RightScale® Inc., a leader in cloud management, today announced the results of its second annual State of the Cloud survey. The 2013 results showed broad adoption of cloud computing -- with enterprises now adopting at higher rates than smaller companies MarketWire

US Ecology Announces First Quarter 2013 Results
US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL) ("the Company") today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2013. MarketWire

A Simple Swap for Healthier Meals
(Family Features) Today's interest in world cuisine has broadened our use of different herbs and spices, as well as globally popular proteins such as soy. Yet many people are unsure how to seamlessly integrate soy foods into their lifestyle, taste preferences and eating habits. MarketWire

Reboot Your Pantry
(Family Features) The best meals offer loads of fresh flavor and are best served with a side of originality. Let your pantry serve as your starting point for creating memorable meals the family will love. MarketWire

Helpful Tips for First Time Pet Owners
(Family Features) For years, research has shown that having a pet can be very beneficial to a person's health. In addition to warming your heart, a cute and cuddly friend can also help protect it by helping to lower your blood pressure, reduce stress, and improve your overall mood. MarketWire

Batter Up With Tasty Summer Treats
(Family Features) Nothing says summer more than baseball, America's favorite pastime, and refreshing frozen treats. During these warm months, find the kids something fun to do to fill their days of leisure. MarketWire

Simply Smarter Grilling
(Family Features) Nice weather means it's time to fire up the grill. To enjoy dining al fresco any time, make your kitchen grill-ready with essentials for your pantry, fridge and freezer. MarketWire

Grill Potatoes for a Unique, Healthy Side Dish
(Family Features) Potatoes are the top food eaten alongside grilled main dishes, according to the NPD Group, so why not put potatoes on the grill too? Try grilling thick potato planks, skewered potato chunks, or colorful halved fingerlings in a zesty rub like these Flame-Licked Fingerlings, created by award-winning cookbook authors Karen Adler and Judith Fertig, also known as the "BBQ Queens." MarketWire

Venus Williams Steps Up for Sjogren's Awareness
The Sjogren's Syndrome Foundation (SSF) is excited to announce Venus Williams as the Honorary Chairperson of our Carroll Petrie Foundation Sjogren's Awareness Ambassador Program. "Venus' willingness to share her story makes her a great Awareness Ambassador. Her courage gives hope to many patients who live silently with Sjogren's because of the lack of awareness around this disease MarketWire

Tokutek Receives Prestigious MySQL Community Award
Percona Live -- Tokutek, the leader in high-performance and agile database storage engines, today announced that it has received a MySQL Community Award for Corporate Contributor of the Year 2013. The award was presented at the community welcome reception at this year's Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo in Santa Clara, CA. MarketWire

The Imaging Source Diversifies Into the Document Scanner Market
The Imaging Source, an international manufacturer of imaging hardware and software, announces today the immediate availability of their high speed, portable document scanner, Scan2Docx. MarketWire

eMerchantPay Extends its Fraud Fighting Capabilities with IRIS
eMerchantPay, the trusted global leader in international payment processing for e-commerce, recurring payments, virtual terminals and more announced today its partnership with IRIS Analytics, a provider of fraud prevention solutions and risk management consulting services MarketWire

RAYMOND WEIL Taps Into the Genius of Mozart to Inspire Watch and Music Enthusiasts Worldwide
As musicians tune up their most beautiful instruments, the RAYMOND WEIL staff is working at a brisk tempo, making the final preparations for what is going to be the musical masterpiece of the year. It is on the occasion of this inescapable watchmaking event that RAYMOND WEIL will unveil its new film that fuses music and watchmaking as never seen before MarketWire

Arkadin Has Strong Demand for Cloud-Based Video Conferencing in North America
Arkadin, one of the world's largest and fastest growing collaboration service providers, announced today that global sales for its video conferencing solutions have increased 95% y-o-y in 2012, with significant gains coming from North America MarketWire

Suntron Corporation Offers EMS Services for Semiconductor Equipment
Suntron Corporation, a leader in integrated electronics manufacturing systems (EMS), announces that it offers a variety of manufacturing services, including large scale integration, for semiconductor capital equipment companies MarketWire

Corning Announces Expansion of Clean-Air Products Facilities

Indonesia Investment Forum (IIF) to be Held 15-17 May in Singapore
Indonesia has unlimited investment opportunities as a developing country. Christovita Wiloto, PowerPR CEO Asia Pacific, said, "The government, businesses, and investors should optimally utilize the vast investment opportunities in Indonesia. Foreign investment oppurtinities in Indonesia this year are supported by economic growth in 2012 still above 6% ACN Newswire

Sino Harbour Successfully Secures Premium Commercial Land Use Rights in Hangzhou, the PRC
ACN Newswire

CyberAgent Reports First Half Results; Net Income Rises 87.8%
CyberAgent, Inc. (TSE: 4751), a Tokyo-based leader in Internet media markets, has announced results for the first half ended March 31, 2013. Net sales reached 82,192 million yen (up 20.7% from the same period of the previous year); operating income reached 5,171 million yen (down 53.3%); ordinary income reached 5,348 million yen (down 51 ACN Newswire

Net Insight AB : Bulletin from Annual General Meeting in Net Insight AB (publ) on 25 April 2013
Stockholm - The following decisions were passed at the Annual General Meeting (the "AGM") in Net Insight AB on 25 April 2013. The board of directors' complete proposals has previously been published and is available at the company's website, GlobeNewswire

Amer Sports to start repurchases of own shares
Amer Sports Corporation   STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE April 25, 2013 at 1:40 pm GlobeNewswire

Amer Sports Corporation Interim Report January-March 2013
Amer Sports Corporation               INTERIM REPORTApril 25, 2013 at 1:00 pm GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge - Accounts Q1 2013
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.Presentation Q1 Report 2013Quarterly Report Q1 2013This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients GlobeNewswire

ARCADIS appoints CEO and CFO for Continental European organization
ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the leading pure play global engineering and consultancy firm, today announced that it has appointed both a CEO and a CFO to lead its Continental European operations. Mr. Stephan Ritter, currently General Manager, Renewable Energy Europe for General Electric will join ARCADIS as CEO for Continental Europe per September 1, 2013 at the latest. Mr GlobeNewswire

aap Implantate AG launches new company website
aap Implantate AG /aap Implantate AG launches new company website . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Ratos: Bulletin from Extraordinary General Meeting
This information is disclosed in accordance with the Securities Markets Act, the Financial Instruments Trading Act or demands made in the exchange rules. GlobeNewswire

California State Senator Mimi Walters and NAWBO National President Diane Tomb Headline NAWBO Orange County May 7th Dinner Meeting
ANAHEIM, CA--(Marketwired - April 25, 2013) - The National Association of Women Business Owners-Orange County (NAWBO-OC), the premier organization for Orange County women business owners, will host guest speakers California State Senator Mimi Walters and NAWBO National President Diane Tomb at the organization's May 7th dinner meeting MarketWire

Dassault Aviation : Quarterly information as of March 31, 2013

Frontline Ltd.: FRO - Resignation and appointment of Directors
The Board of Frontline Ltd. ("Frontline"or the "Company") announces that MissCecile Fredriksen and Mr. Tony Curry have today resigned from theirpositions asDirectors of the Company. Both Miss Fredriksen and Mr. Curry will continueto beBoard members in other related group companies. MarketWire

Unilever announces 1st Quarter Results

Zhaikmunai L.P.: US$560 Million Bond Issuer Substitution Completed
Zhaikmunai L.P. (LSE: ZKM) MarketWire

Option Trading Update - First Quarter 2013
Option (EURONEXT BRUSSELS: OPTI)(PINKSHEETS: OPNVY)today announced that during the first quarter of 2013 the Companygeneratedrevenue of EUR 2.2 million. As reported in previous trading updates, therevenuenow reflects the expiration of the Huawei licence agreement. MarketWire

Jumio Hires European Marketing Director and Identity Verification Expert David Pope
Jumio, Inc., the fast growing online and mobile identity verification and payment company, today announces that David Pope has joined as European Marketing Director. MarketWire

Compliance Week Europe Conference Debuts October 14-15, 2013
Compliance Week has announced its first-ever conference for audit, risk, compliance and governance professionals in Europe, to be held October 14-15 in Brussels. MarketWire

India's Low E-Commerce Numbers Mask the Internet's Huge Impact on Purchase Decisions
Forty percent of India's 90 million urban Internet users say that online activities such as product research and price comparison influence what they buy. This digital influence is expected to greatly accelerate over the next five years, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) MarketWire

RAYMOND WEIL - "Music Maestro"
In Geneva, 22 April 2013, three days before the official opening of Baselworld. Like musicians tuning up their most beautiful instruments, RAYMOND WEIL staff are working at a brisk tempo, making the final preparations for what is going to be the musical masterpiece of the year MarketWire

Basware signs significant e-invoicing services and invoice automation agreement, powered by Alusta, with a leading media and entertainment company in the U.S.
Basware Corporation, stock exchange release, April 25, 2013 at 10:30Basware signs significant e-invoicing services and invoice automation agreement, powered by Alusta, with a leading media and entertainment company in the U.S GlobeNewswire

Outotec to deliver concentrator technology to Mexico
OUTOTEC OYJPRESS RELEASE APRIL 25, 2013at 10:00 AM GlobeNewswire

Game-Changing Semiconductor Technology from STMicroelectronics Takes Prestigious ACE Award
Several ST products and top executive also recognized as finalists GlobeNewswire

FRO - Resignation and appointment of Directors
The Board of Frontline Ltd. ("Frontline" or the "Company") announces that Miss Cecile Fredriksen and Mr. Tony Curry have today resigned from their positions as Directors of the Company. Both Miss Fredriksen and Mr. Curry will continue to be Board members in other related group companies GlobeNewswire

Rautaruukki Corporation interim report Q1/2013: EFFICIENCY PROGRAMMES IMPROVED PROFITABILITY
Rautaruukki Corporation Stock exchange release 25 April 2013 at 9am EEST GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom interim report January-March 2013: Net sales and profitability improved from Q4/2012
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE April 25, 2013 at 9.00 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Ruukki to significantly grow its special steels business and to reorganise its construction business
Rautaruukki Corporation Stock exchange release 25 April 2013 at 9.05am EEST GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 SMN: Increased profit and strengthened financial position at SpareBank 1 SMN
SpareBank 1 SMN recorded a profit of NOK 321m in the first quarter of 2013, an increase of NOK 49m over the same period last year. SMN's financial position also strengthened. GlobeNewswire

I. M. Skaugen SE :1Q Result 2013
The I.M. Skaugen Group (IMSK) achieved a pre-tax result for 1Q13 of USD25.1 mill, compared to USD0.1 mill in 1Q12. EBITDA was USD3.6 mill for 1Q13 compared to USD5.5 mill in 1Q12. GlobeNewswire

A*STAR and Veredus Laboratories Create Market's First Lab-on-Chip for the Detection of Multiple Tropical Infectious Diseases
Singapore, April 25, 2013 - The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and Veredus Laboratories, a leading supplier of innovative molecular diagnostic tools, announced the launch of VereTropTM, the first biochip in the molecular diagnostics market that can identify 13 different major tropical diseases from a single blood sample. GlobeNewswire

Rejlers propose technical solutions for high-speed rail
The Swedish Transport Administration will develop a standard technology for how the railway network in Sweden will be adapted for high-speed rail. Rejlers will lead the project that makes it possible to get started and develop rail for trains to run faster than 250 kilometres per hour."Rejlers has grown rapidly in recent years, not least on the railway side GlobeNewswire

TGS Announces Q1 2013 Revenues of USD 211 Million
ASKER, NORWAY (25 April 2013) - TGS reports net revenues of USD 211 million in Q1 2013, compared to USD 191 million in Q1 2012, a 10% increase.The Company's operational multi-client investments were USD 126 million, up 24% from Q1 2012.TGS' net late sales totaled USD 127 million, up 12% from Q1 2012. 1st QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS GlobeNewswire

Oriola-KD Corporation's Interim Report for 1 January - 31 March 2013
Oriola-KD Corporation Stock Exchange Release 25 April 2013 at 8.30 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Eltek ASA: Eltek delivers new rectifier with 97.2 percent efficiency, targeted for datacenter operators and key server applications
Drammen, 25 April 2013 - Eltek today announced the first delivery of a new rectifier for datacenters with an efficiency of 97.2 percent. GlobeNewswire

Novartis signs on to support Malaria No More's Power of One campaign to stride towards a future without malaria
Novartis International AG /Novartis signs on to support Malaria No More's Power of One campaign to stride towards a future without malaria . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

East Capital Explorer AB - Announcement from the Annual General Meeting of East Capital Explorer AB (publ) on 24 April 2013
The Meeting adopted the income statements and balance sheets included in the Board of Directors' Annual Report for the parent company and the East Capital Explorer Group for the fiscal year 2012. GlobeNewswire

Eltek ASA: Presentation of first quarter 2013
The presentation of first quarter 2013 is attached hereto.This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act. 1Q 2013 Presentation EltekThis announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients GlobeNewswire

Eltek ASA: Report first quarter 2013
Eltek reported a 31 percent increase in operating profit (EBIT) to NOK 35 million in the first quarter 2013, compared to NOK 27 million in the first quarter 2012. Profit before tax increased to NOK 30 million from NOK 7 million, whereas net profit from the continuing business increased to NOK 22 million from NOK 6 million. GlobeNewswire

Norske Skog: Challenging markets
Lower margins in the quarter were due to lower selling prices and seasonal fluctuations in demand. Norske Skog is meeting this challenge through the closure and conversion of paper machines. Price increases are expected during the second half as a result of the considerable capacity closures that have been announced. Norske Skog continues to cut costs and improve productivity GlobeNewswire

Eastern Property Holdings Limited (EPH): APPOINTMENT OF NEW CHAIRMAN
Eastern Property Holdings Limited (EPH) /Eastern Property Holdings Limited (EPH): APPOINTMENT OF NEW CHAIRMAN. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire


Connell Brothers Expands Distribution Partnership with Kalsec(R) to India and Bangladesh
Connell Brothers, the largest marketer and distributor of specialty chemicals and industrial ingredients in Asia-Pacific, announced today that it has expanded its partnership with Kalsec(R) Inc. for distribution to the India and Bangladesh markets. Kalsec(R) is a producer of spice and herb flavor extracts, natural colors and antioxidants for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries ACN Newswire

Food&HotelVietnam2013 Delivers Biggest Showcase of International Food and Hospitality Products
This year's edition of Food&HotelVietnam (FHV) will no doubt be its most impressive yet ACN Newswire

Kootenay Silver (TSXV:KTN) Receiving Investment of $4,750,000 from Agnico-Eagle (TSX:AEM) - Video Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, April 24, 2013 - Kootenay Silver (TSXV:KTN) is receiving an investment of $4,750,000 from Agnico-Eagle (TSX:AEM). The investment will consist of 6,250,000 units at a price of $0.76 per unit, with each unit consisting of one common share and one-half of one common share purchase warrant, with each full warrant exercisable at $1.08 for a two year period GlobeNewswire

Galapagos raises €54 million
Mechelen, Belgium; 24 April 2013 - Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announced today that it has raised €53.9 million through a private placement of new shares via an accelerated bookbuilding procedure announced on 24 April 2013. GlobeNewswire

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